Our law cost draftsmen are involved on a daily basis with family cases. Child Care is a particular speciality within the firm and deals extensively in Children Act cases and ensures the best possible enhancements for fee earners and members of the Children Panel and Resolution. Regular instructions include international child abduction cases. With legal aid rates being reduced in the latest round of cuts it is important to ensure that every minute of time is claimed. Our draftsmen are experienced in finding time that may have been missed and will draw this to the attention of the instructing solicitor.
Our firm regularly undertakes the preparation of High Costs Case Plans for complex Care and Children Act cases.
Prescribed rates are charged on an hourly basis and the cost of preparation of a bill in the majority of cases is included within the bill and fully recoverable from the Legal Services Commission.